Collection

Working poverty

Evidence on those households that are in poverty even though someone is working.


Introduction

Employment remains the best route out of poverty. However, most people in poverty live in households where someone is in paid employment.

Working poverty analysis

Here, we have collected evidence on those households that are in poverty even though someone is working.

Poverty by employment status

Poverty rates by employment status are available in the tables associated with the main poverty publication:

Contact

social-justice-analysis@gov.scot